BJP state president L Murugan
CHENNAI: Three of the 20 BJP candidates were leading as counting of votes progressed in Tamil Nadu on Sunday. The three candidates are: BJP state president L Murugan in Dharapuram constituency, Nainer Nagendran in Tirunelveli and M G Gandhi in Nagercoil.
The young face of the party and former Karnataka IPS officer “Singham” K Annamalai was trailing behind DMK’s R Elango in Aravakurichi.
Party candidate in Thousand Lights Khushbu Sundar was trailing behind DMK candidate Dr N Ezhilan.
Party’s national women wing president Vanathi Srinivasan was trailing behind actor and MNM leader Kamal Hassan.
In the Chennai Harbour constituency, the party-state youth wing president Vinoj P Selvam was leading during the initial phase of the counting. However, DMK candidate P K Sekar Babu went ahead of Selvam in later rounds.
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